Ronald Moritz Arth
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Ronald Moritz Arth
  • March 9, 1939 - May 8, 2016
  • Glastonbury, Connecticut

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Ronald M. Arth, 77, devoted husband of Judith S. Arth since 1979, passed away peacefully at home in the presence of family on May 8, 2016. Ron and his wife resided in Glastonbury for 35 wonderful years. Ron was born March 9, 1939 in Mineola, NY. He graduated from Clarkson College with a degree in Mechanical Engineering followed by a Masters in Electrical Engineering at University of Connecticut. He was employed by Pratt & Whitney for 38 years, retiring in 1999. Ron enjoyed his retirement to the fullest including his large extended family, traveling the world, doing projects around the home, spending time at Hartford Gun Club and reading about the Civil War.
In addition to his beloved wife Judy, Ron is survived by his son Jason Arth of San Francisco, CA, and his daughter Alison Francis and her husband David of Pittsburgh. PA, stepsons Brian Phillips and his wife Jennifer of Granby, CT, David Phillips and his wife Lisa of Portland, CT, and stepdaughter Betsy Phillips of Vernon, CT. He is also survived by 14 beautiful grandchildren.
Services are private and at the convenience of the family
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Ron's name may be made to his favorite charity at WoundedWarriorProject.org. For tributes or online condolences please visit www.glastonburyfuneral.com. Glastonbury Funeral Home, 450 New London Tnpk., Glastonbury CT. is assisting with funeral arrangements.